From the case: Extra-ocular muscles

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- “ Author: Patrick J. Lynch, medical illustrator Original file: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Eye_movements_abductors.jpg This file is licensed...”

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  • Lateral rectus muscle - “ The lateral rectus muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. It is responsible for abduction and is the only muscle ...”
  • Superior rectus muscle - “ Superior rectus muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: superior branch of the oculomotor n...”
  • Medial rectus muscle - “ The medial rectus muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: inferior branch of the oculomotor...”
  • Inferior rectus muscle - “ The inferior rectus muscles is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: inferior branch of the oculomo...”
  • Ocular depressors - “ The ocular depressors are the extra-ocular muscles responsible for depression of the globe: inferior rectus (primary function) superior oblique ...”
  • Ocular adductors - “ The ocular adductors are the extra-ocular muscles responsible of adduction of the globe: medial rectus (primary function) inferior rectus (terti...”
  • Ocular abductors - “ The ocular abductors are the extra-ocular muscles responsible for abduction of the globe: lateral rectus (primary function) superior oblique (te...”
  • Ocular external rotators - “ The ocular external (lateral) rotators are the extra-ocular muscles responsible for external rotation (extorsion) of the globe: inferior oblique ...”
  • Ocular elevators - “ The ocular elevators are the extra-ocular muscles responsible for elevation of the globe: superior rectus (primary function) inferior oblique (s...”
  • Ocular internal rotators - “ The ocular internal (medial) rotators are the extra-ocular muscles responsible for internal rotation (intorsion) of the globe: superior oblique (...”
  • Eye movements - “ Eye movements are a complex set of movements of the globe that are performed by the extra-ocular muscles that are grouped by the muscles that perf...”
  • Superior oblique muscle - “ The superior oblique muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. It abducts, depresses and internally rotates the eye....”
  • Inferior oblique muscle - “ The inferior oblique muscle is one of six extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: inferior branch of the oculomoto...”
  • Intraconal orbital compartment - “ The intraconal orbital compartment or intraconal space is the conical space within the orbit and musculofascial cone, the base of which is anterio...”
  • Extraconal orbital compartment - “ The extraconal orbital compartment or extraconal space is the space within the orbit outside the musculofascial cone. The base of which is anterio...”
  • Extra-ocular muscles - “ The extra-ocular muscles are the six muscles that insert onto the eye and hence control eye movements: superior rectus: elevation superior obliq...”

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